Tag: diabetes

Regional One Health’s Wound Care Center offers hope for diabetic wounds through technology and expertise

Diabetic patients are susceptible to foot and lower leg wounds due to poor circulation and damage, and these wounds may not heal on their own. Regional One Health's Wound Care Center can help through a multidisciplinary approach and technology like Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy sparks the body's own healing process by delivering [...]

2019-12-04T17:31:30-06:00November 11th, 2019|

Physician Spotlight: Diabetes research informs patient care for Dokun

Ayotunde Dokun, MD, PhD Patients receive an extra level of expertise in diabetes care when Dr. Ayotunde Dokun, M.D. Ph.D., is their physician. He combines science with care in his dual role as Chief of Endocrine Service for Regional One Health and Associate Professor in Endocrinology at University of Tennessee Health Science [...]

2018-10-10T08:19:09-06:00July 14th, 2017|

Thanksgiving Eating Tips

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means it is time to be thankful and enjoy our loved ones. It also means eating good food, but being careful not to overindulge. “All foods can be included during the Thanksgiving celebration with proper planning,” Jacquie Daughtry, RD, LDN said. “Make smart choices, practice portion control, and [...]

2018-10-10T08:16:34-06:00November 18th, 2016|